Featuring Authors #3 + GIVEAWAY

Double review: The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan

image1Hello! This is the second review of the Half-Blood Readalong of Percy Jackson series hosted by Alex @ A Geek with Books and Arvenig @ Arvenig.it. If you want more information on our readalong, you can check out our announcement post. Join the Goodreads group for a free entry to our Percy Jackson-themed goody bag giveaway, and you can enter here.

We’re going to do a different kind of review. Obviously, it’s going to be from both of us, but it’s also in a Q&A format! (Tell me what you think of this because I really like it!)

 

28186The Sea Of Monsters by Rick Riordan

  • Genre: YA, fantasy, fiction
  • Published April 1st 2006 by Disney Hyperion Books
  • Pages: 279
  • Series: Percy Jackson and the Olympians
  • Average Goodreads Rating: 4.22/5 stars
  • My rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
  • Alex’s rating: 3 out of 5 stars
  • Plot: The heroic son of Poseidon makes an action-packed comeback in the second must-read installment of Rick Riordan’s amazing young readers series…

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Featuring Authors #2 + Giveaway & Interview

Double Review: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

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Hello! This is the first review of the Half-Blood Readalong of Percy Jackson series hosted by Alex @ A Geek with Books and Arvenig @ Arvenig.it. If you want more informations on our readalong, you can check out our announcement post. Join the Goodreads group for a free entry to our Percy Jackson-themed goody bag giveaway, and you can enter here.

We’re going to do a different kind of review. Obviously, it’s going to be from both of us, but it’s also in a Q&A format! (Tell me what you think of this because I really like it!)

index The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

  • Genre: YA, fantasy, fiction
  • Published the 28th of June 2005 by Disney Hyperion Books
  • Pages: 377
  • Series: Percy Jackson and the Olympians
  • Average Goodreads Rating: 4.21/5 stars
  • My rating: 4 out of 5 stars
  • Alex’s rating: 4 out of 5 stars
  • Plot: Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can’t seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being away at boarding school is only getting worse—Percy could have sworn his pre-algebra teacher turned into a monster and tried to kill him….

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Kick-off post – Half-blood readalong

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Hi everyone!

Welcome to the first day of the Half-Blood Readalong hosted by me and Alex @ A Geek With Books

Today, on June 4th, we are starting The Lightning Thief, or book one of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series by Rick Riordan. We will be reading this book until the 17th of June, ending the day with a Twitter chat at 12:00 PM EDT. We will post our  review on that same day. If you want to write a review as well, tell us and we’ll mention you in ours! (more…)